The 5 Most Shocking Moments Captured on Twitch Live Streams!

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The 5 Most Shocking Moments Captured on Twitch Live Streams!

Twitch has a lot of shocking moments recorded daily so, here’s a list of the 5 most shocking moments captured on Twitch live streamers as picked by us

Twitch is one of the world’s leading live-streaming platforms that hosts thousands of streamers on its platform. Streamers share a part of their lives where they are on live without any filters or editing whatsoever. Such a phenomenon causes lots of hilarious and entertaining moments to be caught on live which go viral and are enjoyed by people on the internet. Many of these moments have made streamers very famous and able to reach the top of the ranks. Though not all moments captured are hilarious or entertaining, some of these moments that are caught live are shocking and very disturbing. Hence, here’s a list of the 5 most shocking moments captured on Twitch live streams as picked by us.

Summit1g gets swatted in a public park while playing Pokémon Go

The 5 Most Shocking Moments Captured on Twitch Live Streams!

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Jaryd Lazar, better known as “summit1g” is an American Twitch streamer, Youtuber and content creator. He was a former professional competitive e-sports player playing the game Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. Some of the teams he played for include Mythic, Team Liquid and Splyce. He retired from e-sports many years ago and took to streaming full-time as a career playing WarZ and of course, CSGO. In 2018, he became the most viewed and followed channel on Twitch’s platform, surpassing the game developer's channel, Riot Games. In 2020, he ended up signing a multi-year contract with Twitch for partnership support and for providing streaming content. He streams a variety of games such as Grand Theft Auto V (GTAV), Raft, Halo Infinite and SCUM.

One of the most shocking moments captured on Twitch live streams includes a moment that was recorded on summit1g’s live stream. During an IRL live stream, where Summit and his friend were playing Pokémon Go trying to catch Charmander, this incident took place. In the midst of the stream, a viewer wrote in the chat and alerted everyone to look at the stream in 5 minutes. No one took notice but then, the police showed up at the park where Summit was. They were swatted, which is a dangerous prank that involves finding the streamer’s location and sending police to them under a fake complaint. He explained the situation briefly to the police team and fortunately, they were not arrested.

ZilianOP performs a miracle by standing up from his wheelchair

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ZilianOP is an American who is a former Twitch streamer, YouTuber and social media content creator. He began his streaming career in the middle of 2012 as a disabled person. His primary content at the time included World of Warcraft (WoW) gameplays and interactive streams with his fans. He was disabled from the waist down, which made him incapable of movement without a wheelchair. He was paralyzed from the waist down after being in a deadly car crash. This was one of the aspects which made him famous as his fans liked that a person with a disability is still so motivated in life. He quickly gained popularity, becoming a Twitch partner within a few months of live-streaming WoW gameplays.

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Unfortunately for Zilian, his whole career came crashing down when his mistake became one of the most shocking moments captured on Twitch live streams. During a live stream on the 5th of April, 2013, tragedy struck when Zilian made a grave mistake. While playing World of Warcraft as he usually did, Zilian had to go away from his computer for some reason while playing with his girlfriend on call. You’d assume that he would wheel away with his wheelchair to do that, right? No! Zilian stood up from his wheelchair and walked out of the room to do his business. His viewers were shocked because of his lies and his career ended right there with a permanent ban from Twitch.

Alinity throws her cat over her head while playing Apex Legends

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Natalia Mogollon, better known by her internet alias, “Alinity” is a Twitch streamer, YouTuber, social media content creator and model. She was known as “Alinity Divine” but now she goes just by “Alinity.” She is Colombian but she is currently based in Toronto, Canada. Alinity began her mainstream media career in 2012 with her Twitch channel and then her YouTube channel in 2013. She is best known for her gaming content including Apex Legends and World of Warcraft gameplays but, besides gaming being her primary content, she also does cooking live streams, interactive chatting live streams and hot tub live streams. She is also well known for her modeling career, which has made her famous on all social media platforms.

Ever since 2019, Alinity has been accused multiple times of mistreating her pets. Alinity has two cats named Maya and Milo along with two dogs, who look healthy. Out of all the times she has mistreated her pets including feeding her cat vodka from her own mouth, the time when she threw her cat Milo unceremoniously over her head takes first place. During a live stream where Alinity was playing Apex Legends per usual, her cat Milo jumped up onto her keyboard. This usual cat behavior made Alinity mad and she threw the cat blindly over her head and continued playing the game. This became one of the most shocking moments captured on Twitch live streams, as it should be!

Anaplaying burns her hair with a lighter while responding to a fan

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Anaïs Germe, better known by her internet aliases, “Anaplaying” or simply “Ana” is a French former Twitch streamer, YouTuber and social media content creator. She is 32 years old and has pretty much disappeared from the internet. When she used to be a Twitch streamer, her primary content focused on League of Legends (LoL) gameplays and interactive chatting live streams. She was also bilingual in her streams, alternating between speaking English and French. During the short time that she was a streamer, Ana ended up creating one of the most shocking moments captured on Twitch live streams. The incident took place in 2017 when Ana was doing her usual League of Legends (LoL) gameplay stream and chatting with her fans.

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When she was waiting in the queue for a multiplayer match in her LoL game, she was talking to her fans. While talking to her fans, she was absent-mindedly playing with a lighter in her hand. Unfortunately for her, she brought the lighter too close to her face and ended up setting a portion of her hair on fire. At first, Ana didn’t even notice and was calmly responding to viewers before realizing that her hair was on fire. When she did realize it, she started swearing in French and English as she swatted at her hair to put the fire out. Afterward, she held up a chunk of her hair for her viewers to see and laughed it off.

Sterdekie faces an earthquake while playing PUBG

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Sterdekie, who is also known by other internet aliases, “Sterling” or simply “Dekie” is a Twitch streamer, YouTuber and social media content creator. He is a native Mexican, currently living in Mexico City and he is bilingual talking both in Spanish and English on his streams. Sterling is a variety gaming streamer and most of his primary content focuses on gameplays. Some of the games he has played on stream include Player’sUnknown Battlegrounds (PUBG), Escape from Tarkov and World of Warcraft (WoW). He also does Just Chatting streams where he interacts with his fans and chats with them about various things. He currently is a small streamer with only 32.5K followers on his Twitch channel with around 200-400 viewers.

During the times when Dekie used to play PUBG, he ended up creating one of the most shocking moments captured on Twitch live streams. During a PUBG gameplay livestream from 2018, which was 5 years ago, he fell victim to an earthquake. It was one of the most devastating earthquakes ever seen in Mexico City. As soon as he realized an earthquake was happening, he grabbed his dog and keys and then ran out of the apartment leaving his stream on. This allowed his fans to witness the earthquake live, which was scary and daunting, to say the least. Fortunately, he was completely fine, unharmed and came back later on stream to explain the whole situation to his concerned viewers.


Needless to say, Twitch is a platform where no matter what streamers do, many moments will be recorded by viewers for fun. As mentioned before, some of these clips will be hilarious while others will be shocking. A streamer just has to embrace this aspect and keep it in the back of their mind when on live. Hence, take a look at our list of the 5 most shocking moments captured on Twitch live streams and relieve the shock with us!